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by valent
Fri Apr 04, 2014 12:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: acpi_osi=Linux acpi_backlight=vendor
Replies: 39
Views: 8295

Re: acpi_osi=Linux acpi_backlight=vendor

Offtopic but probably helpful: Hi I have tried all these options you mentioned here as kernel parameters and they didn't work... I had issue with backlight on Toshiba C55-A-1RG, it just turns off on Fedora 20 Live DVD beyond grub menu, as it starts booting. Editig grub and adding "nomodeset" to kern...
by valent
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:45 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Samsung Galaxy Devices and Linux Mint
Replies: 24
Views: 44047

Re: Samsung Galaxy Devices and Linux Mint

I have Samsung S3 and had issues mounting until I removed additional SD Card... There articles explain howto setup MTP and then it works right away... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/12/how-to-mount-android-40-ubuntu-go-mtpfs.html http://www.webupd8.org/2013/01/upgrade-to-gvfs-with-mtp-support-in.html h...
by valent
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Galaxy S3 (Internal & External) SC Card mounting
Replies: 2
Views: 1662

Re: Galaxy S3 (Internal & External) SC Card mounting

There articles explain howto setup MTP and then it works right away... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/12/how-to-mount-android-40-ubuntu-go-mtpfs.html http://www.webupd8.org/2013/01/upgrade-to-gvfs-with-mtp-support-in.html https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/MTP Mounting fails for me when I have extern...
by valent
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon - MTP device causes mount error spam
Replies: 7
Views: 5868

Re: Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon - MTP device causes mount error s

There articles explain howto setup MTP and then it works right away... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/12/how-to-mount-android-40-ubuntu-go-mtpfs.html http://www.webupd8.org/2013/01/upgrade-to-gvfs-with-mtp-support-in.html https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/MTP Mounting fails for me when I have extern...
by valent
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: How to get Mint 15 to recognize MTP
Replies: 4
Views: 1252

Re: How to get Mint 15 to recognize MTP

There articles explain howto setup MTP and then it works right away... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/12/how-to-mount-android-40-ubuntu-go-mtpfs.html http://www.webupd8.org/2013/01/upgrade-to-gvfs-with-mtp-support-in.html https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/MTP Mounting fails for me when I have extern...
by valent
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:42 am
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: Cannot connect MTP device Samsung YP-T10
Replies: 1
Views: 2100

Re: Cannot connect MTP device Samsung YP-T10

There articles explain howto setup MTP and then it works right away... http://www.webupd8.org/2012/12/how-to-mount-android-40-ubuntu-go-mtpfs.html http://www.webupd8.org/2013/01/upgrade-to-gvfs-with-mtp-support-in.html https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/MTP Mounting fails for me when I have extern...
by valent
Mon Nov 04, 2013 5:48 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Dropbox + Caja + Mate
Replies: 5
Views: 5527

Re: Dropbox + Caja + Mate

I can only add that this also works on Linux Mint 15 Mate Edition, but I couldn't get dropbox to install until I forced it:

Code: Select all

sudo dpkg --force-breaks -i Downloads/dropbox_1.6.0_amd64.deb 
by valent
Thu Oct 24, 2013 4:19 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Trouble publishing photos from Shotwell to Picasa webalbums
Replies: 6
Views: 1705

Re: Trouble publishing photos from Shotwell to Picasa webalb

Guys it is not enough just to find a quick fix, please consider in future contributing to FLOSS and reporting bug to Ubuntu Launchpad so that this issue gets fixed in the proper place.

I openned this bug:
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+sour ... ug/1244099

Cheers.
by valent
Fri Aug 30, 2013 5:16 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Enable compiz on Mate in Mint 15????
Replies: 36
Views: 22912

Re: Enable compiz on Mate in Mint 15????

gsettings set org.mate.session.required-components windowmanager compiz Be warned that this version of compiz has some issues, one of which (unclickable window borders on windows that start maximised) is particularly annoying and without a working work-around that I could find. This is quite bad ad...
by valent
Fri Aug 30, 2013 5:08 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Enable compiz on Mate in Mint 15????
Replies: 36
Views: 22912

Re: Enable compiz on Mate in Mint 15????

then I try "compiz --replace" I get windows without borders :( So no, compiz is now working, it is broken.
by valent
Fri Aug 30, 2013 3:47 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Zoom in and out? [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 53144

Re: Zoom in and out? [SOLVED]

For me this issue is not solver, I need whole desktop zoom for purpose of recording video tutorials, magnifier is now what I'm looking for. Is there any other solution out there?
by valent
Wed Aug 28, 2013 3:42 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Migrate from Fedora to Mint - stuck on LUKS encryption
Replies: 3
Views: 773

Migrate from Fedora to Mint - stuck on LUKS encryption

Hi,
I'm trying to migrate on of my laptops to Mint from Fedora, but can't see if it is possible to install Mint in LVM volume that is LUKS encrypted and contains / and /home partitions...

Any help is much appreciated.
by valent
Sun Mar 13, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: First Look At Fedora 15
Replies: 12
Views: 3688

Re: First Look At Fedora 15

I would like to hear your opinion about Fusion Linux 14, which is a Fedora Remix with Linux Mint twist. I'm Fusion Linux project leader and Linux Mint has inspired me me on lots of ideas for Fusion Linux. Test it at least in VirtualBox. Any comment or suggestion on how to make it better is welcome. ...
by valent
Sun Mar 13, 2011 3:32 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: GNOME 3 in Mint 11
Replies: 25
Views: 31308

Re: GNOME 3 in Mint 11

Could you please share where are gconf keys for controlling some of settings that Linux Mint tweaks on Gnome 3.0. I'm Fusion Linux project leader and I will also consider using Gnome 3.0 or switch to XFCE so any help is welcome.

Cheers,
Valent.
by valent
Sat Nov 06, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintMenu 5.x and Fedora support?
Replies: 7
Views: 2323

Re: mintMenu 5.x and Fedora support?

There was an effort in making mintMenu 4.x multi-distro compatible, and that is why we included it in Fusion Fedora Remix by default. Has that effort been abandoned so that current and new versions of mintMenu will be Ubuntu/Mint only? If you guys can please make it as distro independent as possible...
by valent
Thu Oct 28, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintMenu 5.x and Fedora support?
Replies: 7
Views: 2323

mintMenu 5.x and Fedora support?

Hi guys, does new mintMenu 5.x supports Fedora out of the box? I'm maintainer of Fusion Linux ( http://fusionlinux.org/ ) - Fedora Remix that uses mintMenu and has Mint as one of main inspirations. I tried running new mintMenu 5.1.6 but get this error: $ mintmenu Opacity is: 100 Setting opacity to: ...
by valent
Thu Jul 22, 2010 7:51 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: How to create Linux Mint remix?
Replies: 2
Views: 1445

Re: How to create Linux Mint remix?

Do you (Linux Mint devels) also use Remastersys to create Linux Mint iso files?
by valent
Thu Jul 22, 2010 6:12 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: How to create Linux Mint remix?
Replies: 2
Views: 1445

How to create Linux Mint remix?

Hi, I would like to help friends of mine who have created education distro based on Ubuntu. Their ISO creating process is not optimal (they create ISO from running Ubuntu image). The amount of forum posts is overwhelming and I don't see that you have Mint Wiki so I'm asking here how could one use Li...
by valent
Tue Feb 20, 2007 3:50 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: How to put Trash icon on desktop?
Replies: 3
Views: 2712

How to put Trash icon on desktop?

Hi I have installed Bianca for my girlfriend and she misses Trash icon on her desktop.

How do I put it there?
by valent
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:15 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: What are you running at home?
Replies: 47
Views: 14042

I'm running these (I have a lot of PCs):
SUSE 10.2 / Sabayon 3.25 (Home laptop)
SUSE 10.1 (Home Desktop)
SUSE 10.1 (Home Server)
Bianca Beta / Fedora Core 6 (Work laptop)
Bianca Beta (My girlfriend's work laptop)

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